miscode

verb
mis·​code | \ ˌmis-ˈkōd \
miscoded; miscoding

Definition of miscode

transitive verb

: to code (something) incorrectly miscoded the message miscoded medical bills

intransitive verb

of a gene : to specify the wrong genetic code miscoded for the wrong protein

Other Words from miscode

miscode \ ˈmis-​ˌkōd \ noun, plural miscodes
a genetic miscode miscodes on an expense report

First Known Use of miscode

1948, in the meaning defined above

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